| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:31 PM
When Abigail Omdahl averaged a team-high 14.1 points per game and earned Colonial League second team honors during her sophomore season at Saucon Valley, it seemed like a given that she would continue her athletic career at the collegiate level.
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:39 AM
When Nick Westbrook committed to play football at Indiana University this past summer, the decision raised a few eyebrows.
After a junior season at Lake Mary High that saw him catch 52 passes for 826 yards and 13 touchdowns, most figured he was destined...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Christine McCoy plans to shop on Thanksgiving evening and wake up at 5 a.m. on Black Friday to hit the stores again with a couple of friends.
The 23-year-old Baltimore resident said she will likely go to Target, Wal-Mart and Towson Town Center to score...
| Nov 28, 2014
Kayla Cunningham, a three-time Morning Call player of the year from Whitehall High School, was recently named to the American Athletic Conference all-rookie team in women's soccer.
Cunningham played field hockey at Indiana University in 2013 before...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Disabato: Southland still top football region
If there was any doubt to whether the Southland remains the state’s dominant high school football region, Saturday’s showing in Champaign should settle all debates.
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Aiming to close a legal loophole that allowed L.A. Unified attorneys to argue that a 14-year-old girl could consent to sex with her teacher, a state assemblywoman introduced a bill Monday that would bar that defense in civil cases.
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:39 PM
On Nov. 4, Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner won more than an election. He won the opportunity to change our state's kleptocratic political culture and make Illinois once again a hospitable place to raise a family and grow a business.
Rauner campaigned as a...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Late December has a special meaning for colleges and universities, beyond the relief of winter vacation and the deadlines for final grades. This is the most important time of year for fundraising in higher education.
Even without Santa's help, some...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 12:18 PM
A passionate advocate for the falsely accused and an attorney dedicated to fighting injustice, Jane Raley helped overturn convictions of men and women who had spent years behind bars for crimes they did not commit.
During 14 years at Northwestern...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:56 PM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has changed its admissions system with the hope that no more students will feel like B-list applicants, invited to join the class only after getting a second look.
In an effort to make students from...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Mohammed Kamran received some of the most heartbreaking news of his young life Saturday morning.
“One of my teammates called and said they had both passed away,” said Kamran, a Naperville North High School graduate and former member of the...